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Mei Lin

Via San Giovanni sul Muro 13, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8645 0881
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“crispy duck” (2 reviews)
“nasi lemak” (6 reviews)
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Singaporean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via San Giovanni sul Muro 13, 20121 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I've been here quite a few times in the past decade and it has always confirmed its good food, polite and friendly service. Definitely recommend and will be back!

Thank Causewaybayhk
Reviewed 10 August 2017

all dishes are well prepared and the staff is nice. prices are ok in relation to the quality of food.

Thank Maria Francesca S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

should try if craving for malaysian food in Milan. Beautiful Nasi lemak, My wife had the Crab and asparagus soup. she rated this resto 10 out of 10. End it with the Crysanthenum tea.

Thank corp1313
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

As a Chinese, tired of Italian pizza, spaghetti and risotto after 12 days visit of Italy, strongly recommend to tourists looking for above standard Chinese and Malaysian good. No regret choice. Especially recommend Tong Bo meat.

Thank Jason L
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and me visited this restaurant by chance, just liked the menue and dropped in - we both like asian food. It turned out to be a real treasure: the choice of dishes - tremendous at a medium price (although located in the centre...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 July 2016

A nice restaurant offering authentic Chinese and Malaysian dishes. The staff is friendly and prices are reasonable.

Thank Athos P
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We ate here last night and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. We have been in Italy 5 weeks and it was a very pleasant change from the local cuisine. We had a beef and a chicken dish and both were delicious. The wait staff were very...More

1  Thank Sue G
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

we are used to travel in asia. mei lin is one of the best asian restaurant in milan. excellent food, excellent service. ask specialities to the owner and you will eat in asia. reservation is suggested as the place is relatively small.

1  Thank SmallCharme
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband visited this restaurant last week in a short trip to Milan. The owner was this amazing man who took time to find us dishes we wanted as I'm a super fussy eater. The food was yummy and service excellent would highly...More

1  Thank Tahera
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The chefs are Malay and they can cook Malesian dishes provided the ingredients are available. Also Singaporean dishes are available, try and ask for the Lakhsa, although using Italian ingredients makes it slightly different from the original.

1  Thank giorgiod486
Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 37 - USD 52
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Giovanni sul Muro 13, 20121 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8645 0881
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